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Police Seek the Public’s Help Locating Missing Newark Female Suffering from Schizophrenia


Police in Newark seeks the public’s help in locating Machina Pitt, 44, of Newark, who was reported missing after leaving University Hospital on Friday, August 5. 

Police said Miss Pitt was last seen at approximately 5:15 p.m., wearing a purple scarf on her head.  

She is described as 5’2” tall and weighs approximately 220 pounds. She is known to frequent Westside Park.

Director Fragé urges anyone with information about the whereabouts of Machina Pitt to call the Police Division’s 24-hour Crime Stopper tip line at 1-877-NWK-TIPS (1-877-695-8477).  

All anonymous Crime Stopper tips are kept confidential and could result in a reward.